In order to capitalise on Britain’s potential post-Brexit, Ms Truss will host officials from across the world, she announced today. Officials from the US US, France, Germany, Italy, Canada, Japan and the EU, countries from the Association of Southeast Asian Countries will all be invited to the event in Liverpool next month. The appearance from the Association of Southeast Asian Countries will also mark the UK’s ambition towards the Indo-Pacific region.
At the event in December, Ms Truss will look to foster closer economic ties with attendees.
Officials will also discuss how to build closer security ties.
Ms Truss said: “The meeting of G7 foreign and development ministers in Liverpool next month is a fantastic opportunity to showcase the city to the world, highlighting the best of British culture, commerce and creativity.
“I will be hosting our friends and partners to discuss how we build closer economic, technology and security ties…